Pfeiffer Vacuum

Theoretical Basics and Applications of Helium-Leak Detection

Target audience:Users, operating and maintenance personnel
Prior knowledge:Fundamental knowledge of vacuum technology
Learning objective:The participants will learn the fundamentals of helium-leak detection. They will be able to check vacuum systems and vacuum installations for leaks and systematically acquire the theoretical background for operation of an industrial leak detection system.
Course content:Fundamentals
• Terms and definitions in leak detection technology
• Why helium as test gas?
• How do detectors and devices work?
• Physical principles and calculation examples
• Specifications – fit for purpose without overspecification
• Methods of nondestructive testing
• Methods of helium leak detection
a) under atmospheric pressure
b) under vacuum
Presentation of selected measurement methods and procedures guided by examples from practical experience. The selection of examples will be adjusted to participants.
Registration deadline:2 weeks prior to the beginning of the course
Trainer:Dr. Rudolf Konwitschny
Duration:1 day
Beginning – Ending:9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Number of Participants:3 - 8
Course fee:€ 450.00
Language:German or English
Course date:June 17, 2015 (in German language)
July 01, 2015 (in English language)
November 18, 2015 (in German language)
Possible combinations:June 18, or November 19, 2015: Practical Applications of Helium-Leak Detection (in German language)
July 02, 2015: Practical Applications of Helium-Leak Detection (in English language)

This course can also be conducted on your premises. The date, duration and content will be matched to customer needs. The fee for this course amounts to € 1,850.00 per day for up to the indicated maximum number of participants. Outside Germany and the Benelux countries: Plus travel and lodging expenses for the trainer.

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